MPC-6 Automatic Pour/Cloud Point Tester

The Automatic Pour/Cloud Point Tester model MPC-6, manufactured and developed by Tanaka Scientific.  This latest model is in full accordance with methods ASTM D6749 (PP) and  ASTM D7683 (CP) and correlates to methods ASTM D97 (PP), ISO 3016 (PP), ASTM D2500 (CP) and ISO 3015 (CP).

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Tanaka’s new Automatic Pour/Cloud Point Tester MPC-6 is designed with “Simple, Robust, and Versatile” concepts. The MPC-6 requires mere 4.5 ml sample and provides quick automatic automatic determination of Cloud/Pour point with high precision.

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ASTM D2500, ASTM D6749, ASTM D7683, ASTM D97, ISO 3015, ISO 3016


Automotive, Aviation, Chemical, crude, Environmental, Food/Flavor/Fragrances, Marine, Mining, Petroleum, Plastics


Cold Properties, Condition Monitoring, Crude Oil, Fuels, Lubricating Oil, Residual Fuel

Features & Benefits

  • Simple and ergonomic design for intuitive operation
  • Robust : Premium design and high quality finish for many years of reliable use
  • Versatile : User management with password, data storage (Max. 50 results) and connectivity (Ethernet)
  • The mpc-6 required mere 4.5ml sample and provides quick automatic determination of Pour / Cloud Point with high precision.
  • Intuitive 7-inch Touch-Screen Operation
  • Simplicity ensures smooth operation.
  • Extremely Simple
  • Set sample cup, input expected points and then press start. Pre-heat and cooling sequence is run automatically and both pour and cloud point results can be obtained in a single run.
  • Search Mode for Unknown Samples
  • The new SPE mode will test pour point with different pressures so that parameter optimization can be easily done.
  • Data Connectivity and Management
  • Data can be exported to LIMS or optional printer via Ethernet.
  • Data Storage for up to 50 data can be secured with password.
  • Eco-friendly
  • Equipped with CFC-free cooler achieving low noise, low vibration, and energy-saving. Sample temperature of -80℃ can be reached without external chiller.


Tanaka MPC-6 Video